Kerber going for women's No. 1 ranking in Cincinnati

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Angelique Kerber has a chance to become No. 1 at the Western & Southern Open. The men's bracket is wide open, too, providing an opportunity for someone outside the Big Four to claim a Masters title.

It's a week for the up-and-comers.

  • Written by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer

IOC executive targeted in police probe into ticket scalping

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A senior international Olympic official was taken to a hospital Wednesday after police came to his hotel to arrest him as part of a probe into ticket scalping.

  • Written by ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, Associated Press